Catholic Transcript Magazine of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut

Thursday, April 26, 2018

HARTFORD – Immaculate Conception Shelter will present its 20th annual fund-raising concert of Handel’s "Messiah" Jan. 28 at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 79 New Park Ave., Hartford. Bridget de Moura Castro will direct local musicians in Part 1 plus the Hallelujah Chorus.

This year, for the first time, the concert will include an acknowledgment of Hartford’s homeless who have died in the past year.

Light refreshments will be served at 5 p.m. The concert begins at 6. Admission is free, but donations of money, gently used men’s winter coats, clothing, blankets, food and men’s toiletries will be accepted.